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NBME Step 2 CK Free 120 Answers

step2ck_free120/Block 1/Question#6 (reveal difficulty score)
A previously healthy 29-year-old woman is ...
Adherence to immunization guidelines ๐Ÿ” / ๐Ÿ“บ / ๐ŸŒณ / ๐Ÿ“–
tags: infectious_disease vaccine

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submitted by โˆ—moxomonkey(20)

this question is funny, considering that post-exposure antibiotic prophylaxis is indicated "regardless of vaccination status", I guess this would be a correct option if the "study partner bad fever" were a confirmed case

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submitted by โˆ—charcot_bouchard(573)

why not prophylactic anitbiotics?

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akjs16  That bothered me, too. According to Cecil, Prevention throught vaccination is the best option for the long-term control of meningococcal disease. Chemoprophylaxis can only control localized outbreaks. There must be some articles, but I'm too lazy to find them. +

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submitted by โˆ—bwdc(697)

Also meningitis. Thereโ€™s a vaccine for that, which everyone in college is supposed to get.

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